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For the Love of Money: The Graduate Student and Postdoc’s Guide to Personal Finance

February 14, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

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Are you ready to take the next step with your finances as a graduate student or postdoc? Do you want to learn how to allocate your money more optimally,

Dr. Emily Roberts


break the cycle of living paycheck to paycheck, build up savings, and/or begin investing? This seminar teaches graduate students who receive stipends and postdocs how they can develop positive lifelong financial habits and increase their net worth while still in training. The topics covered in this seminar are: financial goals, budgeting, saving, investing, debt repayment, and taxes.



Presenter: Dr. Emily Roberts speaks, writes, and creates courses on personal finance for early-career Ph.D.s through her business, Personal Finance for Ph.D.s, which she founded in 2014. She has spoken at over 30 universities and runs the websites Personal Finance for Ph.D.s, Ph.D. Stipends, and Postdoc Salaries. She holds a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering from Duke University and lives in Seattle, Washington.


February 14, 2019
9:30 am - 11:00 am


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Clark Hall, Room 700
142 Sciences Drive
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
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